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Details of extension .md

4 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .md file?
  • Which program can create the .md file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .md format?
  • What can convert .md files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .md extension?
.md

Chaos Desktop Metadata

MD file is a Chaos Desktop Metadata. Chaos Desktop is a document management system that helps you structure your data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Chaos Desktop
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
-
.md

Sega Genesis ROM MD

MD file is a Sega Genesis ROM (Multi Game Doctor format) Image. The MD format is a Genesis ROM format which must be decoded to be manipulated as normal Genesis cartridge data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Kega
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
Virtual Boy ROM
Atari 2600 ROM Image
Nintendo GameBoy ROM Image
SNES ROM Image FIG
SNES ROM Image SMC
SNES ROM Image SWC
SNES ROM Image GD3
SNES ROM Image UFO
NES ROM Image
.md

Mayura Draw Document

MD file is a Mayura Draw Document. Mayura Draw is a vector-based drawing program.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Mayura Draw
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Adobe Illustrator Drawing
.md

MuseData Score

MD file is a MuseData Score. The MuseData collection of virtual musical scores aims to represent the logical content of the standard classical repertory from 1690 to 1890 in a software-neutral fashion.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: MuseData
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Bagpipe Music Score
Capella Music Score
Capella XML Music Score
.mkd

MarkDown Document

MKD file is a MarkDown Document. Markdown is a plain text formatting syntax designed so that it can optionally be converted to HTML using a tool by the same name.
Category: Document files
Application: MarkDown
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
md, mkdn
Links:
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Related extensions:
-

Other types of files may also use the .md file extension. If you have helpful information about .md extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .md filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

mc (252), ms (140), ld (135), mw (48), kd (28), dm (1), mx (1), mv (1), mf (1), hd (1), nd (1), me (1), jd (1)

Can't open a .md file?

If you want to open a .md file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .md association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.md

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android